Monovisc

MONOVISC™
High Molecular Weight Hyaluronan Injection

CAUTION

Federal law restricts this device to sale by or on the order of a physician (or properly licensed practitioner).

DRUG DESCRIPTION

Monovisc™ is a sterile, non-pyrogenic, viscoelastic solution of hyaluronan contained in a single-use syringe. Monovisc™ consists of high molecular weight, ultra-pure, natural hyaluronan, a complex sugar of the glycosaminoglycan family. The hyaluronan in Monovisc™ is derived from bacterial cells and is cross-linked with a proprietary cross-linker.

Last reviewed on RxList: 3/21/2014
This monograph has been modified to include the generic and brand name in many instances.

A A A

Report Problems to the Food and Drug Administration

 

You are encouraged to report negative side effects of prescription drugs to the FDA. Visit the FDA MedWatch website or call 1-800-FDA-1088.


Arthritis

Get the latest treatment options


NIH talks about Ebola on WebMD